With a labor force of approximately 17,000 and established partnerships with U.S. Army Camp Frank D. Merrill, Lumpkin County School System, the University of North Georgia, and Lanier Technical College, businesses have access to a diverse workforce to choose from in Lumpkin County.
Lumpkin County is the northern neighbor of two of the fastest growing counties in the nation, and is experiencing similar trends in business growth and development. A great diversity of businesses have chosen to locate in Lumpkin County, including StruXure Outdoor, RefrigiWear, Wahoo Docks & Decks, Mount Sinai – Wellness Center, Satellite-PolyPortables, and Sun Architectural Products to name a few.
We are pro-development. Through strong partnerships, infrastructure investment, and strategic incentives, we strive to help you achieve excellence. We pride ourselves on maintaining a hands-on approach for all projects, no matter how big or small. We provide a stable, business-friendly environment with a stream-lined permitting process and an incentives package for qualifying new and expanding business ventures.
Quality of Life
Lumpkin County offers the quality of life the North Georgia mountains are known for, plus a pro-business climate to help businesses grow and prosper. Site of the first major U.S. Gold Rush and the Heart of Georgia Wine Country, Lumpkin County offers an authentic, mountain experience only one hour north of Atlanta. From live music, arts, and theater, to local shopping and dining, heritage museums, and seasonal festivals, we have something for everyone.